Tag Archives: softball

Two softball players honored by MWC

After a 14-22 season, a 5-13 conference record and an eighth place finish in the conference, two members of the Lawrence University Softball team earned All-Midwest Conference honors. Freshman center-fielder Amanda Karnatz was a first-team selection while junior third-basemen Kori Looker was named to the second-team. All-Midwest Conference teams are voted on by the coaches.

University of Chicago game brings softball season to a close

Last Friday, our softball team went to Stagg field to play the University of Chicago in a nonconference doubleheader. The Maroons started the game with a strong focus, winning the opener 5-1 and then taking the nightcap 8-0 in five innings. Megan Stoppelman had a one hit shutout in the nightcap, giving the Maroons a

Baseball, softball conference honors

Last Thursday, the Midwest Conference announced the 2016 All-Midwest Conference Baseball Team. The All-Midwest Conference Softball Team was announced the following Saturday. For the baseball team, Lawrence University’s own sophomore Matt Holliday and freshman Nolan Spencer were given spots in the All-North Division. Holliday was recognized for the first base and pitcher positions. Spencer was

Softball looks forward

The season for the Lawrence University Softball team came to a close with a loss in a Midwest Conference doubleheader game against Illinois College on May 1. The Lady Vikes lost the opening game 8-0, but came around and won the nightcap 6-3. The season ended with a record of 18-14-1 overall and 11-8 in

Baseball, softball final games

The Lawrence Softball team ended their season on May 1 after playing a doubleheader against Illinois College and played their final home games in a doubleheader against Lake Forest the day before. The Vikings went into the weekend in a tight race for the final spot in the Midwest Conference tournament with Cornell College and

Athlete of the Week: Meg Krautsch (Softball)

Photo by Emei Thompson This week I caught up with sophomore Meg Krautsch, shortstop on the Lawrence Softball team. Krautsch has been swinging a hot bat for the team this season, posting a .625 average for the week of April 4-10, as well as being recently being named the Midwest Conference Player of the Week.